Life as a scientist – Exhibitions at the Centro Diagnostico Italiano 2019

The exhibition “Life as a scientist” presents the faces and the competences of some of the greatest Italian women scientists, protagonists of the “100 women against stereotypes” project that was created to highlight female expertise in sectors still perceived as male dominated.

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Ten, one hundred, a thousand Centres in Palermo, the 2nd National Conference on City Suburbs  

Bracco Foundation and the municipality of Palermo organised in collaboration with Nesta Italia the Second National Conference on city suburbs “Ten, one hundred, a thousand Centres” in key sites in the city of Palermo (June 14, 2019).

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Felder Award: a call to bring back a young researcher to Italy

The Felder Award, launched by the Bracco Foundation on 25 February 2019, is an international call worth one million euros that has the aim of bringing back to Italy a talented young Italian researcher.

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Eventi / June 19, 2019

The "Art from inside" science and cultural heritage project reaches Brazil

Bracco Foundation is taking part in the international symposium “On the management, conservation and development of the artistic and cultural heritage” organised by the Italian Culture Institute of Rio de Janeiro together...

Eventi / 14.06.2019

2nd National Conference on suburbs: "Ten, a hundred, a thousand centres"

Bracco Foundation and the municipality of Palermo are promoting the second conference on suburbs: "Ten, a hundred, a thousand centres"on Friday, June 14th 2019 at the Santa Cecilia Theatre in Palermo.

Eventi / 18.05.2019

"Diventerò in Italy, Diventerò in the world": the seventh edition of our project for the young

On Saturday, May 18, 2019 at the La Scala Theatre (Milan, Italy) was the seventh edition of the presentation of the prizes and scholarships of "progettoDiventerò- Bracco Foundation for the young”, both geographic and...

Eventi / 19.03.2019

Conference "Why Europe? The word goes to expert women"

The project #100esperte, launched in 2016 to promote voices and faces of the female expertise, opens in 2019 to the field of international politics in collaboration with ISPI.

Eventi / 25 september 2018

Preview: the analysis and restoration project of the 1793 Storioni violin

On Tuesday, September 25 at 11:30 AM in Milan, in the Palazzo Visconti Teatrino, was the preview presentation to the Milanese press and public of a collaborative project between Bracco Foundation, the municipality of Cremona...
  • The project

    La mostra "Una vita da scienziata" fa parte dell'iniziativa "100 donne contro gli stereotipi", ideato nel 2016 dall'Osservatorio di Pavia e dall'Associazione Gi.U.Li.A, sviluppato da Fondazione Bracco, grazie al supporto della Rappresentanza della Commissione europea in Italia. Le donne sono raramente consultate dai media come esperte e la serie di ritratti del celebre fotografo Gerald Bruneau, intendono contribuire a superare il pregiudizio spesso associato al lavoro delle donne nella scienza e nella tecnologia e di avvicinare il grande pubblico alle loro conquiste.

    "Questa mostra mette in luce le competenze femminili italiane nella scienza, tecnologia, ingegneria e matematica come elemento chiave per la crescita e il progresso e come forza trainante delle relazioni bilaterali tra Italia e Stati Uniti. Apre una finestra sulla vita quotidiana di donne italiane - biologhe, chimiche, ingegneri, astrofisiche, matematiche, chirurghe e informatiche- che, attraverso il loro lavoro e le loro conquiste, stanno promuovendo il cambiamento culturale necessario per garantire che la parità di genere sia raggiunta in ogni settore della società " ha affermato l'Ambasciatore Armando Varricchio.
     

     

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Foundation is to create, promote and propagate expressions of culture, art and science, as a way to improve quality of life and social cohesion. Particular attention is paid to the role of women and the young in the various aspects of life. A multidisciplinary approach and integration between forms of knowledge are important qualitative criteria in both the planning and selection of partnerships.

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talented young people supported